Category: Cannabis Info

Cannabis cancer BOMBSHELL: Marijuana could help fight deadly disease

According to a study published in EurekAlert, marijuana compounds could “stop cancer cells dividing and invading normal tissue”. The review also found weed could be used to “enhance the body’s immune response against the growth and spread of tumours.” Professor Burkhard Hinz, of Rostock University Medical Center in Germany, has hailed the study’s findings. He

DEA Just Quietly Removed Document About Marijuana Health Risks From Website

The Drug Enforecment Agency (DEA) quietly removed a 45-page document from its website which had long been criticized for stating inaccuracies and making false statements about cannabis. According to The Cannabist, “‘The Dangers and Consequences of Marijuana Abuse,’ a nearly 45-page publication on the various ramifications of cannabis use, no longer was available on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s website.” One

Cannabis users exhibit increased brain activity at rest, study finds

New research provides evidence that cannabis users have a “noisier” brain compared to non-users. The study, published in the scientific journal NeuroImage, found that cannabis users had increased brain activity when at rest. “The cannabis literature has generally focused on changes in brain function when engaged in a task,” said study author Shikha Prashad of the

Parents Give Medical Cannabis to Their 15-Year-Old Son to Stop His Seizures but Are Now Facing Jail Time for “Reckless Endangerment”

For 15-year-old David Brill, life changed for the better when his parents began giving him cannabis. David has a seizure disorder which can cause up to 15 seizures a day for the young man. Allowing him to try cannabis brought much-needed relief. In fact, David went a whopping 71 days without a single seizure — his parents,

How Long Does Weed Stay In Your System?

The answer to question ‘how long does weed stay in your body’ depends on how often or how much cannabis the user has been ingesting or smoking. The effects of weed consumption are short lived but its stay in the body for weeks or even longer.   How weeds affects your body The active ingredient

Woman ‘killed’ her terminal cancer with cannabis oil

A woman claims cannabis oil has ‘cured’ her terminal cancer. Joy Smith, 52, from Coventry, was given just six weeks to live after being diagnosed with inoperable stomach and bowel cancer in August 2016. Desperate for a solution, Ms Smith reluctantly took cannabis-based tablets, alongside chemotherapy, after reading about a cancer patient in the US who

Big Pharma Will Lose $4 Billion Per Year Due to Medical Marijuana

One of the not-so-secret aspects of the fight against marijuana legalization is that pharmaceutical companies are actively campaigning against it out of fear they’ll lose money. Well, according to a new report, Big Pharma actually does have a lot to fear. A recent report found that Big Pharma stands to lose as much as $4 billion per year if medical marijuana

DEA Slapped in Face: American Epilepsy Society Accepts Marijuana Extract Obliterates Seizures in Epileptic Children

As the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) continues to display its arrogance, refusing to remove marijuana from schedule 1 of the Control Substance Act (CSA), thanks to certified professional bodies in the country, more and more details on medical efficacy of the plant is being revealed. On August 11, 2016 the DEA turned down two

TEENAGE GIRL USES CANNABIS TO TREAT LEUKEMIA & GREAT RESULTS WERE SEEN – DOCTORS PUBLISH CASE STUDY

A recent study reveals that cannabis taken orally in the form of what is called ‘hemp oil’ can be an effective treatment for Leukemia and possibly other cancers.  The case study examines a teenage female who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a Philadelphia chromosome mutation. This mutation accounts for a much more aggressive

Good News: First Licence Granted to Treat Pain with Medicinal Cannabis

A license to treat chronic pain with medicinal cannabis has been granted here for the first time, it has emerged. A 3-month agreement was given the green light by the Department of Health to use Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) people in constant agony. THC is the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis. It is currently illegal to use